Please join us for our Service of Holy Eucharist on the Third Sunday in Advent, December 12 at 10:00 am. Our readings are Zephaniah 3:14-20, Philippians 4:4-7, and Luke 3:7-18. The Rev. Chris Easthill will be presiding and Dorothee Dziewas preaching. The bulletin is here.
You can join this service either in church, or live online via YouTube live. All you have to do is follow this link. The Livestream will start at 9.45 am.
You are also invited to join us for our traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols at 5 pm later today. You can join this service either in church, or live online via YouTube live. All you have to do is follow this link. The Livestream will start at 4.45 pm.
Please note that based on the new regulations and recommendations in Hessen documentary proof of vaccination, recovery or a negative antigen test (3G rule) is now required to attend all church services. Documentary proof can be the electronic (QR code in one of the Covid Apps) or paper (vaccination certificate or booklet), through electronic proof is preferred. A self-test is not adequate. Please have these ready on arrival to avoid delays. Thank you!
If you are coming to the service, please download the bulletin to your phone or tablet, if you can, as we are printing fewer paper bulletins to avoid wastage. Please also remember to bring and use a medical mask (OP or FFP2), which now have to be worn throughout the service.
If you want to include prayers for yourself or another during the Prayers of the People at any of our services, please send me an email
CALENDAR OF COMING EVENTS
WEDNESDAY 11.00 am. Word & Worship (Zoom).
FRIDAY 8.30 pm. A Service of Compline (Zoom).
SUNDAY 10.00 am. Advent IV Holy Eucharist and Sunday School.
7.00 pm. Worship in Mainz (St. Christoph).
There will be no flower dedications during Advent, instead a special collection is made for the Christmas Flowers. You are invited to make a donation, however small, towards the cost. There are special Christmas Donation envelopes (on the notice board at the back of the church). Please fill in your name and place in the collection plate.
We invite all members of the congregation to support the mission and ministry of St. Augustine’s. To pledge, you can use fill in a form (available from the ushers) or just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org giving us the amount (and frequency i.e. weekly, monthly, annually) of your pledge.
Advent and Christmas Concerts and Services:
- December 24 Christmas Eve:
- 4.00 pm. Family Worship and “Paper bag” Pageant*
- 11.00 pm. Candlelight Choral Eucharist*
- December 25 Christmas Day
- 11.00 am. Holy Eucharist in Wiesbaden*
- 3.00 pm. Holy Eucharist in Mainz*
- December 26 10.00 am Christmas I Eucharist and Baptism*
*3G rules apply: proof of vaccination, recovery or negative test required